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Please separate the fishing reports, putting the guides' reports under another title. Most of us can't fish everyday and we enjoy seeing the reports of the individual sport fishermen rather than that of the guides. Nothing wrong with reading the guides' reports and viewing the many…
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CCAguns : wouldn’t hurt if a individual would just stop with all the How to clean a fish all the time , pretty sure there’s enough videos on YouTube that show every type fish there is to be clean & cooked !


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Gaiennie Lumber crew were back with three boats running. It was a great day and all three boats had solid catches. Double rigged Matrix Shad put a hurt on them again. Thanks Scotty for putting all the trips together.

Big thanks to Capt Travis Miller and Capt Shawn P…
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I usually fish out of IDJC (island south of PAC) but am looking to scope out a new area and I have the Leeville area in mind. There is a kayak launch down there and it looks to have a lot of broken marsh options. I expect to get into some reds, but also hoping to get into some SPECs so my…
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I usually fish out of IDJC (island south of PAC) but am looking to scope out a new area and I have the Leeville area in mind. There is a kayak launch down there and it looks to have a lot of broken marsh options. I expect to get into some reds, but also hoping to get into some SPECs so my…
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Here is 'another' video (by Tommy Vidrine) for the cca to view and AND NOW---cca 'DO' WHAT---TELL US !!!!!!

We as licensed Louisiana recreational fishers are allowed to' keep ONE redfish over 27',..' but these FOREIGN BOATS ARE ALLOWED TO CONTINUALLY KILL MANY,…
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Here is 'another' video (by Tommy Vidrine) for the cca to view and AND NOW---cca 'DO' WHAT---TELL US !!!!!!

We as licensed Louisiana recreational fishers are allowed to' keep ONE redfish over 27',..' but these FOREIGN BOATS ARE ALLOWED TO CONTINUALLY KILL MANY,…
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I recently sold my old Kayak and went out to replace it looking for a great deal.

My budget was for below $500. I started online looking and found a Field & Stream 12' Eagle Run Kayak at Dick's for $474 that fit my needs.

I was looking for big capacity as I am 279 lbs and plan to carry…
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Our resident Consumer Reporter! Nice work man. Looks great!


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Was looking for information from anyone owning a Critchfield boat. I am looking at an 18' bay boat with a 115 four stroke Yamaha and was just wanting to get information from others that may help in my decision to purchase. They look like they are well made --- can anyone else give me positives or…
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Was looking for information from anyone owning a Critchfield boat. I am looking at an 18' bay boat with a 115 four stroke Yamaha and was just wanting to get information from others that may help in my decision to purchase. They look like they are well made --- can anyone else give me positives or…
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All right Catfisherman, let's hear your opinions on which type of catfish tastes the best.

Personally, after catching and eating my first flathead this past weekend at Bundick Lake it ranks #1 easy. I baked it Sunday, and tasted noooo, I mean no catfish taste (mud) at all. It was simply…
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All right Catfisherman, let's hear your opinions on which type of catfish tastes the best.

Personally, after catching and eating my first flathead this past weekend at Bundick Lake it ranks #1 easy. I baked it Sunday, and tasted noooo, I mean no catfish taste (mud) at all. It was simply…
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646 pound catfish caught down in Dularge!!!

Well, not quite.

This a photograph of a 646 pound Mekong Catfish caught in Thailand and examined by some researchers who are trying to document and study some of the larger and also endangered freshwater fish. Not surprisingly, this brute also…
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I bet thats a tasty fish.


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what happened to mike lane's fishing page??? we are still up at louisiana sportsman, and huntnfish.com are still up. so what gives????
Mike's office is off of Arnoult in Metairie. It's either probably underwater or destroyed. I have placed a couple of calls to see if Mike and Helmut are O.K. Maybe Susan Gros can get in touch with them.

Peter


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Can anyone tell me the pro's-cons of a 35 Whelen vs a 45-70 on an Encore-they are legal in MS during muzzle loader season, and was wondering which is better all around. Distance, knock down, accuracy, bullet drop, etc. Any experience is welcome.
No experience with an Encore, 35 Whelen or 45-70, but I can vouch for the Knight KP1 in 444. Half inch group at 100 yards. Deadly on deer. Guess that didn't help much did it.


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Should I give them another year or take them out?

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These are just 1 1/2 year old bucks, give them more nutrition from january to september next year via summer plots and supplemental feed and they will put on some bone. Good looking young bucks.


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I fish butte la rose canal and henderson a lot I've looked at maps but can't seem to see how to get to cow island can anyone help can I get there in my nitro bass boat?? Water is real high but have no clue were to go
I fish butte la rose canal and henderson a lot I've looked at maps but can't seem to see how to get to cow island can anyone help can I get there in my nitro bass boat?? Water is real high but have no clue were to go…
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When is frogging season in LA or is there a season?
When is frogging season in LA or is there a season?…
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in ya'lls opinion, what is the best duck call. i know there is no magic one, but i would like one that is close.
theres tons of great calls. out of all mine I like my echo the best. I dont remember which one I have though. I do know it wood. i wanna say its cocabola but not sure.


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Can someone tell me the pros and cons of a 26 inch barrel and a 28 inch barrel. Thinking of getting a new shotgun and cant decide which length barrel to get. thanks craig
Well I really dont think it matters, it might help if you are have a kid and need a shorter barrel. What really matters is the choke and not the barrel length.


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After Reading the marine forecast for the past 2 days, I'm convinced that they have the slightest clue about the winds. I understand that it's an educated guess, but after it blowing 20-30 for 2 days, maybe updated it? Really nice to have 5-7ft seas in Lk Borgne yesterday and today.
5-7? Maybe I was in the wrong lake borgne today but there was a 2-3 ft chop today


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Thinking about buying a boat, something around 16'. Anybody have any good/bad experiences with these boats. Comments - oppinions, anything would help.
Had some small cracks in some of the welds, discovered that the boat had some small leaks, and got scarred away.


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Has anyone hard from Mike Lane? Rodnreel has been down since the storm.
You'd think with all their web prowess and business sense they'd at least spend $20 and post a place-holder letting everyone know they are still around and would be back up...


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Reports on RodNReel that Mike Lane has passed away at 70 years young
Reports on RodNReel that Mike Lane has passed away at 70 years young…
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Ok boys I need a or some recipes for black drum. i have the whole fish shold i cook the whole fish or filet? i'm not looking to fry this fish but grill on a wood fired grill. any recipes are appreciated and will be used to try them out. Thanks in advance.
Ok boys I need a or some recipes for black drum. i have the whole fish shold i cook the whole fish or filet? i'm not looking to fry this fish but grill on a wood fired grill. any recipes are appreciated and will be used to try them out. Thanks in advance.…
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I love hearing some interesting duck dog names so lets hear it guys! whats the name of yalls retriever??
Remington and we call her Remi...


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Anyone here ever heard of a Leatherjacket fish? While throwing my cast net I caught why I thought was a Pogie. It was a little shorter than a Pogie and was really slimy feeling. As I went to pull it out it stuck me. I think it was one of its bottom fins. TOU TALK ABOUT BURN?!?! I figured it would…
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Was it this fish? I have heard about them before, never caught one and honestly don't want to. Hope your hand gets better, a friend of mine had that happen years back and it took a couple of days for that pain to go away.


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Day 2 with Zack Patterson and crew was even better then day 1. We did get off to a slow start, but we made a move and it was on. We had doubles and singles flying over the gunnels filling the belly of the big 2600 Blue Wave Boats. Double rigged Matrix Shad continues to fill the boat.…
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Zack Peterson and crew from Texas joined me on the big 2600 Blue Wave Boats. The guys put the hurt on the big specks fishing double rigged Matrix Shad lures.

Big thanks to Capt Shawn P for taking care of Larry Savignol and Capt Jared for taking care of Tom Albritton’s crew on day…
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Little behind......Saturday, Day 3 of the Houma Oilmans we woke up to rain, thunderstorms and high winds. We stayed in bed and got up around 7 am. Three of the six boats went out. Capt Jared found a few trout for the Oilstates guys he had. Capt Travis got the Oklahoma guys that fished with me on…
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